Police arrest one; search for others involved in armed robbery in Pittsylvania County

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PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ7) The Pittsylvania County Sheriffs Office are investigating an attempted armed robbery of a local cab driver.

It happened Wednesday night. Police responded to the scene and a short while later deputies, along with Danville Police, arrested Christopher Odell and attempted to located more suspects involved.

Odell has been charged with attempted armed robbery and is currently being held under no bond in the Pittsylvania County Jail.

The other people involved in this incident remain at large.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of those involved or information regarding this incident are encouraged to call the Pittsylvania Crimestoppers at 1-800-791-0044 or email sar@pittgov.org to be eligible for up to $1,000 reward.